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Question 1: [19] From Pondicherry, he also sent a request for help to the Portuguese Senate in ________, which would ultimately lead to the signature of a Treaty of Alliance between Nguyen Anh and the Portuguese on 18 December 1786 in Bangkok.
East TimorHong KongMacauPortugal

Question 2: Pigneau de Behaine was the object of several funeral orations on behalf of emperor ________ and his son Prince Canh.
Gia LongDo Thanh NhonVo TanhFrench assistance to Nguyen Anh

Question 3: The French government, on the eave of the ________, was in dreadful financial trouble,[31] and saw its position weakened even more with the outbreak of civil war in Holland.
French RevolutionNational Constituent AssemblyFrench DirectoryNational Convention

Question 4: In Macau, he was able to publish and print a catechism in Cochinchinese (containing an introduction in Chinese, the body of the text in the Vietnamese alphabet, and a translation in ________), and despatched a copy to Rome.
Vulgar LatinLatinOld LatinRoman Empire

Question 5: Pigneau was forced to flee in December 1769 with the survivors to Pondicherry (now in Tamil Nadu, ________), then a French territory, after a long sea journey through Malacca.
India and the Non-Aligned MovementResearch and Analysis WingIndiaLok Sabha

Question 6: [44] In 1793, Dayot led a raid in which 60 Tay Son ________ were destroyed.
Naval warfareGalleyAncient GreeceTrireme

Question 7: Four frigates, 1650 fully equipped French soldiers and 250 Indian sepoys were promised in return for Pulo Condore and harbour access at Tourane (________).
VietnamDa NangHo Chi Minh CityHanoi

Question 8: Pigneau's expedition left for Vietnam on June 19 1789 and arrived at ________ on 24 July 1789.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau ProvinceXuyên Mộc DistrictBiên HòaVũng Tàu

Question 9: Pigneau de Behaine was trained as a missionary and sent abroad by the ________ (Séminaire des Missions Étrangères).
First seven Ecumenical CouncilsCounter-ReformationCatholic ChurchParis Foreign Missions Society

Question 10: He later changed his mind on the papal ban and proposed to consider ________ as a civil ceremony, a simple manifestation of respect for the dead.
ChristianityDay of the DeadVeneration of the deadGhost


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